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Alicia Purcell


I am a microbial ecologist studying in situ growth and activity of soil microorganisms and influence of microbes on global biogeochemical cycling and their response to climate warming.

I am currently a Post-doctoral Research Associate at Texas Tech University.

Curriculum Vitae


PhD, Northern Arizona University, 2021
Department of Biology, Center for Ecosystem Science and Society
Advisor: Dr. Bruce Hungate

MS, University of Tennessee, 2014
Department of Microbiology
Advisor: Dr. Jill Mikucki